–Prominent elected officials show unified support as campaign gains momentum
GLENDALE–With less than thirty days to go before the April 5 Glendale City elections–prominent elected officials and organizations have aligned their support for Ardashes "Ardy" Kassakhian for the Glendale City Clerk’s race–demonstrating unified support behind his candidacy.
Elected officials who have endorsed Ardy include:
US Representative Adam Schiff (D-29)
California State Senator Jack Scott (D-SD 21)
Los Angeles City Councilmember Eric Garcetti (CD 13)
Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca
Glendale City Councilmember Rafi Manoukian
Glendale Community College Board Member Victor King
California State Board of Equalization Chairman John Chiang
Kassakhian was the first candidate to announce his candidacy with the promise of ushering in a new era where the City Clerk will play a proactive and dynamic role as the gateway to city government for Glendale citizens.
"Ardy has the work ethic–integrity–and management ability to make sure the city clerk’s office operates in a sound and professional manner," said US Representative Adam Schiff. "I hope Glendale voters will join me in supporting Ardy Kassakhian for City Clerk on April 5th."
The increasing number of endorsemen’s demonstrates the growing momentum behind the Ardy Kassakhian campaign. Ardy’s program to improve the clerk’s office includes: Creating Accessibility and Accountability; Improving Outreach and Education; and Incorporating New Technology.
Glendale city elections will occur on April 5. Voters who have registered to vote by mail will receive their ballots prior to that date. More information about the campaign can be found at www.ardyforclerk.org.